Plan Commission


  • 7:00 p.m.
  • Third Tuesday of every month
  • City Hall, 5520 Lacy Road, Fitchburg,WI 53711

Agendas and Minutes

Plan Commission agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval. 
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Members serve 3 year staggered terms
 Name Term Expires
Committee Position
Phone Number
Lane Manning 
2021 District 2 608-535-5131
Rich Tate  2021 District 1 608-273-4967
Dave Carlson 2019 District 3 608-295-1442
Ed Kinney
2020 District 4 - Outside Urban Service Area
Vice Chair
Rachel Lee
2019 District 2 608-274-6059
Julia Arata-Fratta 2019 Alder 608-204-2740
Carol Poole   2019 Mayor Designee, Chair 608-273-3168
Sonja Kruesel
  Staff Contact
Lisa McNabola    Staff Contact


The Plan Commission shall consist of the Mayor or designee, an alderperson, and five citizens.  The citizen members shall include at least one person from each aldermanic district and at least one citizen member shall reside outside the urban service area.  The Plan Commission shall appoint one person from among its membership to serve on the Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee.

Summary of Duties

The Plan Commission shall have the powers and duties prescribed by Wis. Stats. §62.23 and this Code, and such other and further powers and duties as may be prescribed by statute, by ordinance, or by the Common Council.